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Text of report by independent German news agency ddp ["Germany Bans Import of Baby Food From China" - ddp headline] Berlin (ddp) - Following the scandal involving contaminated milk powder in China, Germany has banned the import of baby food from the Asian country.
Text of report by independent German news agency ddp on 18 July Berlin: Chancellor Angela Merkel (Christian Democratic Union) intends to receive Barack Obama, US Democratic presidential candidate, at the Chancellor's Office during his visit to Berlin on Thursday [24 July].
By Diana Niedernhoefer KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - Germany's highest court removed the final hurdle on Thursday to a September 18 general election that polls suggest will oust Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and bring the conservative opposition to power.
KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - Germany's highest court removed the final hurdle on Thursday to a September 18 federal election, dismissing complaints that Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder's path to an early vote was unconstitutional.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).